Dr. A.R. Sharma
Fellow, Elected 2004
Born in Himachal Pradesh, India on 13 April 1960, Educated at Government Higher Secondary School, Galore, Hamirpur, Himachal Pradesh, 1966-77; CSK HP Krishi Vishva Vidyalaya, Palampur 1977-81; Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana 1981-83; Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur 1983-87; B.Sc. 1981; M.Sc. 1983; Ph.D. 1988.
Director Research, Rani Lakshmi Bai Central Agricultural University, Jhansi, Uttar Pradesh
Scientist, Central Rice Research Institute, Cuttack 1987-96; Agronomist, Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana, 1996-98; Senior Scientist, ICAR-Indian Institute of Soil and Water Conservation, Dehradun, 1998-2001; Principal Scientist, 2001-10, and Professor, Division of Agronomy, Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi, 2010-12; Director, ICAR-Directorate of Weed Research, Jabalpur, 2012-17; Principal Scientist, 2017-18, Division of Agronomy, ICAR-Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi.
Awards/Honours: ICAR Jawaharlal Nehru Award, 1989; FAI Dhiru Morarji Memorial Awards, 1989-90, 1993-94, 2000-2001; KRIBHCO Award, 1991; ISCA Pran Vohra Award, 1994-95; CRRI Best Worker Award, 1993; IARI Hooker Award, 1998-99; PAU Alumni Association Award of Honour, 2012; Secretary, Indian Society of Agronomy, 2007-08; Secretary, Indian Society of Weed Science, 2013-14; Associate Editor-in-Chief, Indian Journal of Agronomy, 2013-14; Gold Medal, Indian Society of Agronomy, 2013; Member University Court, IGNTU, Amarkanatak, 2014-16; Member, Board of Management, JNKVV, 2015-17; Member, Technical Advisory Committee, ISI, Kolkata.
Fellow: Indian Association of Soil and Water Conservationists; Indian Society of Agronomy.
Research Areas: Nutrient management, conservation agriculture, weed management
Address: Director Research, Rani Lakshmi Bai Central Agricultural University, Jhansi-Gwalior Road, Jhansi 284003, U.P.; Flat No. B-905, Dhauladhar Apartments, Sector 5, Plot No. 15, Dwarka, New Delhi 110075; [Tel: Cell: 9425807290; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org]